DISEASE

Vaccine administration in a file photo.
Caitlin O'Neil-McKeown / U.S. Air Force

Many adults are wondering if they should get re-vaccinated for measles, with more than 800 cases this year in the U.S.

Legislators said Thursday that they are holding off on changes to the state’s childhood vaccination laws, including the religious exemption.

New and corrected data on school vaccination rates were released Friday after the state gave out controversial and disputed information last week.

Officials from the state Department of Public Health said they worked with school officials to identify and correct errors in a report that shows the number of unvaccinated children attending every school in the state.

For the first time, the state Department of Public Health has released to the public details about how many children at each school in the state are vaccinated.

It's cold outside, you're sick and all you want to do is curl up under the covers until you feel better.

In fact, the need for sleep can be so strong when we're sick that this may be all we can do.

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